Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library

Library Hours Due to COVID-19

In response to COVID-19 concerns, effective immediately Library Hours will be Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM. (Closed Sat & Sun)

While the building is closed to visitors, the Staff will continue to provide "curbside service".  To do so please:

  1. Use the Online Library Catalog to Reserve Books
  2. Call the Library at 512-446-3410

Return all books, audio books and movies to the Book Drop

Thank you for your patience and co-operation during this time.


The Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library provides several services including:

  • Computers for patron use with internet access and word processing
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Children’s books
  • Copier
  • More than 33,000 volumes, including books in large print, newspapers and magazines, and CDs and DVDs
  • Online catalog search capabilities
  • Senior services, such as large-print books

Membership Requirements

Milam County residents may be library members at no cost. Out-of-county residents are charged a $6 fee for the first card in the family and $3 for each additional card. Youths must be at least in kindergarten to receive a card. To obtain a library card, please provide:

  • Current Texas driver’s license
  • Parent’s signature for youths under 18 years of age
  • Proof of current address

Book Drop

There is a book drop on the east side of the library. Please ensure items drop completely into the bin.